According to a release from Blue Earth County, businesses will now be able to dispose of used and unwanted bulbs, ballasts, and lamps year-round at Denco Lighting, located at 626 N Riverfront Drive, Mankato.
Keen Bank will be collecting needed items and cash donations between Sept. 5-29 for Bethlehem Inn, a nonprofit organization that’s based out of Waseca, which offers a safe living environment for women and children in transition.
The Mankato Golf Club is hosting the 12th annual Tee It Up for the Troops golf tournament. Every year, the event benefits and honors all US military service members and those who have been wounded in battle.
On Monday, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack will be traveling to Minnesota for a roundtable discussion, highlighting investments in rural infrastructure for the state and new income strategies for producers.
VINE Faith In Action was awarded the grant by the MN Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Age-Friendly MN Council, which aims to form collaborative efforts between Mankato and North Mankato, which would create more inclusive communities for older adults
Around 80 workers from Dotson Iron Castings, which was recently bought by MacLean Power System, continue to strike. Today Union leaders from USW 142B try meeting with MPS to hopefully reach an agreement.